COVID-19 Resources

As the number of cases of COVID-19 increase in our community, so does anxiety associated with the pandemic.  The mental health effects of COVID-19 are as important to address as the physical health effects. To aid individuals and communities during this time, the ReACH Center will be compiling a range of resources and information on our COVID-19 page

ReACH is Hiring!

The ReACH Center is hiring a Program Manager to oversee adminstrative activities supporting our recently funResources Information Support and Education (RISE) Rural Telementoring Training Center. To learn more about this position please visit our Job Opportunities page!

Local Census Response Rate

Are you interested in seeing how many people in your community are responding to the 2020 Census?  As of August 11th the national self-response rate of the 2020 Census is 63.4%. The self-response rate for Texas is 58.5%, and the self-response rate in Bexar County is 62.5%. Stay up to date with self response rates from across the U.S. on the Census Bureau website.  

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Calendar of Events

UT Health San Antonio ECHO in collaboration with Texas State University, the South Central Area Health Education Center and the South Coastal Area Health Education Center invite you to join us for the final ECHO session of Chagas Disease in the United States.  This session offers continuing medical eduction credit at no cost for participants and will focus on diagnosis and treatment of Chagas Disease from the perspective of an infectious disease specialist.  To register for this session please visit: Https://  A link containing Zoom conference information will be emailed after registering. 

Date: Wednesday, June 24, 2020 - 11:30am to 12:30pm

Why Are We Dying? Race, Ethnicity and Health Justice in the COVID-19 Pandemic

A Virtual “PanPals” Event | Monday, June 29, 2020 | 11:00 a.m. to Noon

Register at | Free and Open to All

The pandemic affects all of us, and some communities are experiencing harsher effects than others. Why is that, and what can we do about it? This panel brings together three experts with decades of experience in health research. They will discuss the pandemic's impact on Black, Indigenous, and Latinx communities and invite you to join a conversation about how we can work toward health justice for all.

Moderated by Rachel Pearson, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and of the Medical Humanities, UT Health San Antonio


  • Amelie Ramirez, DrPH, Professor and Chair, Department of Population Health Sciences and Director, Institute for Health Promotion Research, UT Health San Antonio
  • Waridibo (Wari) Allison, MD, PhD. Assistant Professor of Infectious Diseases, UT Health San Antonio, and Medical Director, San Antonio AIDS Foundation
  • Denna Wheeler, PhD, Clinical Associate Professor and Director of Rural Research and Evaluation, Center for Rural Health, Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences

Date: Monday, June 29, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:00pm